Bidding and Solicitations > Design & Construction > Construction Bid Solicitation

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT
MASSACHUSETTS BAY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
TRANSPORTATION BUILDING
10 PARK PLAZA
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS 02116-3975


<<Back to Construction Bid Solicitations

Please review the complete notice to bidders to access the full legal version of this solicitation.

Project NameENHANCEMENTS TO KEY BUS ROUTES 23 & 39,
Project LocationBOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
Contract NumberD01CN02
Class1 - GENERAL TRANSIT CONSTRUCTION
Project Value$1,666,181.00
DBE Goal15%

Scope of Work

Work consists of bus stop alterations including the lengthening of bus stops, addition and upgrading of amenities (shelters, benches, trash receptacles, and solar trash compactors), new bus stop signage, sidewalk widening and reconstruction, curb ramps, pavement markings, and traffic signal improvements and, at some locations, the elimination of bus stops, the addition of new bus stops and/or significant curb realignment to provide curb extensions. Bus Route 23 work will extend from Talbot Ave at Dorchester Ave (Peabody Square) to Washington St at Blue Hill Ave in Grove Hall (via Talbot Ave, Codman Square and Washington St). Bus Route 39 work will extend from South St at St. Mark St in Jamaica Plain/Forest Hills to Huntington Ave at Gainsborough St in Back Bay.

Note: Contract specifications and drawings are available for download from an MBTA FTP site, or on CD via Fed Ex delivery.
Click here to be put on the Planholders list, and request a copy of the contract specifications and drawings.

Send Sealed Bids to:

All bids must be submitted electronically at: www.Bidx.com

Bids Must Be Received By: 3/21/2013 At 2:00 PM

Immediately thereafter, in a designated room, the Bids will be opened and read publicly.

Authorization for the Bidders to view the site of work on the MBTA's property shall be obtained by:

Project ManagerTerry McCarthy
500 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Telephone Number617-222-4166
Site Tour Date & Time*February 21, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Site Tour Location500 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA
Pre-Bid Meeting Date & Time **February 22, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Pre-Bid Meeting Location500 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Documents AvailableFebruary 13, 2013

*. Bidders are advised that they should have representation at this tour as no extra visits are planned.
**. Any request for interpretation of the Plans and Specifications should be submitted in writing at the same time.

By:

Beverly Scott
General Manager

Richard A. Davey
MassDOT Secretary & CEO